Second Cup: Celebrating Independence

Posted at 8:00 AM, Jul 02, 2015
and last updated 2019-03-04 09:37:43-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- The Fourth of July is Saturday, but there's a lot history about our country, and the Independence Day celebration people may not actually know.

Kellie and Max take a look at some of the details you might not have learned in history class.

How much do you remember? Watch below to see! 

Remember you can watch Second Cup live every weekday morning at 7 a.m. only on


Second Cup: When Two Become One:

On June 30, Jupiter and Venus appeared to be only 1/3 of a degree apart in the night sky. This was the last and closest the two planets will come for the next 24 years.

Second Cup: Meet Kirby the Wild Adventures Wallaby:

Kirby is one of Wild Adventures' ambassador animals. This 7-month-old wallaby helps meet and greet guests as the enter the theme park.

Second Cup: Don't Bring It Into Disney:

Guests will no longer be able to bring in selfie-sticks to Disney theme parks. The ban goes into affect on Tuesday.

Second Cup: An Encore Performance from Ozell Road:

We were treated to an encore performance from Ozell Road on Second Cup 

The group is made up of vocalist; Luke Carter, bassist; Zack Stanaland, guitarist; Conor Harrison and percussionist McKinley Day.

Second Cup: Movie Emoji Round Two:

Last time Kellie and Alex went head to head to see who could guess the right movie based only on the tiny pictures. But now it's Max's turn to see if he has what it takes. So will Kellie remain undefeated? Or will the meteorologist steal her crown?